Director, Commercial IT Architect, Marketing


Job Description

2021 is an exciting year for Novartis as we accelerate our growth in the digital space.

As Commercial IT Domain Architect for Marketing you will be responsible for Define the enterprise architecture for Marketing area for Pharma and Oncology leveraging existing enterprise architecture standards and patterns. Guide design of project solution architecture that adequately responds to a given business/technical problem. Ensure the right IT investments are made from an architecture perspective in the Commercial Domain. The Marketing Architect will contribute to our mission by taking responsibility for the overall standards and direction for the architecture in Commercial. They will collaborate with other Architects and support various Commercial architecture definition and will contribute learnings and best practices to other enterprise architects in IT.

Key Responsibilities

Develop and communicate the various architecture viewpoints (Application, information) of the future state architecture for the Functional Domain including guiding all solution decisions

Guide the solution architects for the domain, and perform the required solution architecture reviews, following the governance defined by Enterprise Architecture

Incorporate digital and data technology directions into solution architecture design.

Develop road maps describing the evolution for the Sales and Marketing Domain of all enterprise solution portfolios from current state to future state.

Assure that the key solutions of the domain have a documented architecture (Architecture handbook) stored in a common repository serviced by Architecture Governance.

Collaborate with the business and domain architects to define a specific solution based on architecture standards & requirements

Indentify opportunities to improve the end to end process for architecture design

Validate solution architectures regarding their adequacy and adherence to architecture standards throughout the solution lifecycle

Communicate and explain selected aspects of the:

Commercial architecture to appropriate stakeholder groups

Take accountability to ensure adherence with Security and

Compliance policies and procedures within solution architecture for Commercial domain scope

Diversity & Inclusion / EEO

The Novartis Group of Companies are Equal Opportunity Employers and take pride in maintaining a diverse environment. We do not discriminate in recruitment, hiring, training, promotion or other employment practices for reasons of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

Minimum Requirements

The Ideal Candidate Will Have

Degree or equivalent experience.

Solid understanding of the solution architecture design and build process with knowledge of corresponding business capabilities

Good knowledge of IT solutions in scope of Sales & Marketing / Commercial domain

Ability to solve complex business process / information challenge

10+ years’ experience performing architecture design, end to end solution delivery, implementing IT process improvement.

Experience designing solution architecture with on-premise and SaaS applications

Experience in Marketing technology (e.g. Marketing Cloud, DMP, CDP, Data Lake, Consent and Preference Management, Salesforce) commercial domain architecture design

Experience in working in projects that are using Agile and DevOps best practices

Experience with the following technologies: Salesforce, Master Data Management, Integrations, and Data Lake technologies.

You’ll receive:
Competitive salary, annual bonus, long term incentive for select levels, health insurance, paid vacation/holidays, potential flexible working arrangements, subsidized dining facilities, employee recognition scheme.

Why consider Novartis?

769 million. That’s how many lives our products touched in 2020. And while we’re proud of that fact, in this world of digital and technological transformation, we must also ask ourselves this: how can we continue to improve and extend even more people’s lives?

We believe the answers are found when curious, courageous and collaborative people like you are brought together in an inspiring environment. Where you’re given opportunities to explore the power of digital and data. Where you’re empowered to risk failure by taking smart risks, and where you’re surrounded by people who share your determination to tackle the world’s toughest medical challenges.

Imagine what you could do at Novartis!

Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Novartis embraces diversity, equal opportunity and inclusion. We are committed to building diverse teams, representative of the patients and communities we serve, and we strive to create an inclusive workplace that cultivates bold innovation through collaboration, and empowers our people to unleash their full potential.

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East Hanover, NJ
Information Technology
Full Time
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Director, Commercial IT Architect, Marketing

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